Author Archives: Brigid Brown

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10 Places to Do Tea in NYC

Making a cuppa at home is nice and relaxing, but why not make it into an event and “do” Afternoon Tea at some of our favorite spots in NYC. Check out ten delightful but totally unique experiences (in no particular order):

Snapshot: 10 Photos of British Universities That Give Hogwarts a Run for Its Money

Don’t get us wrong, Harry Potter‘s Hogwarts is nothing to sneeze at, but Great Britain offers some amazing colleges and universities that are just as magical. Let’s take a spin around some of the U.K.

WATCH: Rabbit Winds Up Van Full of Scotsmen

Three Scotsmen found themselves on a dark road and just could not get around a feisty roadrunner, according to The Poke.

PHOTOS: TripAdvisor’s Top 10 U.K. Destinations

TripAdvisor has released its list of top ten 2014 Travelers’ Choice U.K. Destinations list, which is based on travelers’ ratings via the website.

WATCH: Trailer for ‘LEGO’ The Hobbit’ Video Game

Warner Bros. has released a trailer for its video game LEGO The Hobbit. 

Even if you aren’t a gamer, the trailer is pretty impressive with LEGO figures taking on the distinctive characteristics of the roles featured in The Hobbit films including but not limited to Bilbo Baggins, Gandalf, the Dwarves of ...

First Look: Featurette for Showtime’s ‘Penny Dreadful’ Based in Victorian London

Showtime’s Penny Dreadful is a show where characters from literature—Dorian Gray, Victor Frankenstein, Vanessa Ives—are mixed in with Victorian London.

World Health Day: Who’s Healthier, Brits or Americans?

World Health Day is celebrated on April 7 each year to mark the anniversary of the founding of the World Health Organization (WHO) in 1948. WHO is the authority for health within the United Nations system, according to its website.

Brit Binge Watching: If You Like the British Actors in ‘Game of Thrones’ …

The fourth season of HBO’s Brit-filled Game of Thrones makes its return on Sunday, April 6 at 9pm EST.

WATCH: Prince Harry and Mayor Boris Johnson Play Around at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Prince Harry and Mayor Boris Johnson swung by the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, which is set to officially reopen tomorrow, April 5, reports BBC News.

10 British Things About Hartford, CT

Hartford, Connecticut is the birthplace of the Boys & Girls Club of America. In addition to public service, the state capital was the first city to broadcast FM radio.